Requires Photography

Bedcover

European
probably 1650–1750


Object Place: Europe

Dimensions

297 x 259 cm (116 15/16 x 101 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1977.195

Medium or Technique

Printed wool

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Made up of four widths of red wool twill. Stencil printed with blue pigment in repeating pattern of symmetrical arrangements of stylized flowers and leaves; printed border on three sides with repeating sprig with a flower and leaves. Red pigment or wash visible on areas not treated with blue. Fringe on three sides (possibly not original).

Credit Line

Gift of Blumka Gallery